Firefighters are battling an huge blaze in Casual this afternoon.
NSW RURAL FIRE SERVICE released this statement:
A fast moving bush fire is travelling in a south easterly direction, in the vicinity of Moorebank Road at Wattle Grove.
Residents in the Wattle Grove community and the Holsworthy military complex are advised to shelter in place. It is too late to leave.
Emergency Alert messages are being sent to people in the area.
The fire is producing smoke and embers, which may impact homes in Voyager Point, Pleasure Point, Sandy Point and Picnic Point. Residents in these areas should remain vigilant. Follow your bush fire survival plan.
Aircraft are being deployed to assist firefighters on the ground.
More to follow ...